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The 2017 Social Media Image & Video Size Guide

As we have learned, sharing photos and video are an integral part of your success in marketing on social media.
Sizing images correctly in each platform is crucial for the images to appear the way you want them across different platforms and devices.

Here is a look at a detailed guide on social media image sizes. This infographic is a valuable resource to keep on-hand for the next time you’re designing or selecting visual content for your social channels. At the end, there is a quick reference list of essential social media image dimensions.

Note: This data however changes periodically. As of June, 2017, this information is current.



Quick Reference

All dimensions below are in pixels, width x height.


Cover image: 828 x 315
Profile image: ≥180 x 180
Shared image: 1200 x 900
Shared link preview image: 1200 x 628


Profile image: 110 x 110
Image thumbnail: 161 x 161
Shared images: 1080 x 1080
Shared videos: 1080 pixels wide


Header image: 1500 x 500
Profile image: 400 x 400
Timeline image: 506 x 253


Channel cover images: Varies by viewing platform
Channel icon: 800 x 800
Video thumbnail: 1280 x 720

Pinterest Image Sizes

Profile image: 180 x 180
Board cover image: 214 x 100
Pin preview: 238 pixels wide


Profile image: 250 x 250
Cover image: 1080 x 608
Shared image: 506 pixels wide
Shared video: ≥506 x 284
Shared link image thumbnail: 150 x 150


Banner image: 1850 x 200
Profile image: 400 x 400
Cover image: 1536 x 768
Shared image: 350 pixels wide
Shared link preview: 180 x 110
Logo image: 400 x 400


Profile image: 128 x 128
Image post: 500 x 750 | 1280 x 1920 maximum


Cover Image: 851 x 315
Profile: 2048 x 492
Shared image: unlimited


Profile image: 400 x 400




Images courtesy: www.spredfast.com

Quick Reference courtesy: www.hubspot.com


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